Adams Hall Schieffelin & Smith, P.A. - medical malpractice defense

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Adams Hall Schieffelin & Smith, P.A.
1030 West Canton Ave., Ste 200
Winter Park, FL 32789
Phone: 407-378-4762
Toll Free: 888-839-7596
Fax: 407-628-3848
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Who We Are:

A Florida
General and Insurance
Defense Litigation 
Law Firm.

Who We Serve:

Businesses and Professionals
Throughout Florida.

Larry D. Hall

Larry D. Hall

Winter Park, Florida

Larry was born in Miami Beach, Florida. He received is undergraduate degree in biology, with minors in chemistry and psychology, from the University of Miami in 1981 and his law degree from Florida State University in 1984. He joined the firm in 1985.

Larry has more than 30 years of civil trial experience concentrating primarily in the defense of major medical malpractice cases. His practice also includes personal injury and general liability litigation as well as appellate work.

Larry is AV peer review rated by Martindale-Hubbell, considered the profession's highest recognition for legal ability and ethical standards. He frequently lectures to risk management classes and for certification programs and has conducted numerous seminars and mock trials for health care professionals to educate them on the legal process.

Year Joined Firm

  • 1985

Areas of Practice

  • Appellate Law
  • Hospital Law
  • Insurance Defense
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Medical Staff Contracts
  • Premise Liability
  • Products Liability

Bar Admissions

  • Florida
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court


  • Florida State University College of Law, Tallahassee, Florida
    • J.D. - 1984
  • University of Miami, Miami, Florida
    • B.S. - 1981
    • Major: Biology
    • Minor: Chemistry and Psychology

Honors and Awards

  • 'AV' Rating, Martindale-Hubbell

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Florida Defense Lawyers Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Central Florida Medical Malpractice Claims Council, Board Member
  • Defense Research Institute, Member
  • The Florida Bar, Member
  • American Association for Justice, Member
  • International Associate of Defense Counsel, Member

The attorneys of Adams Hall Schieffelin & Smith, P.A., represent clients in general and insurance defense litigation throughout Florida, including in Orlando, Daytona Beach, Tampa Bay, Clearwater, Lakeland, Jacksonville, West Palm Beach, Boca Raton, Panama City, Tallahassee, Pensacola, New Smyrna Beach, Ormond Beach, Palm Coast, Cocoa Beach, Melbourne, Titusville, Ft. Lauderdale, Miami, Winter Haven, Kissimmee, Tavares, Leesburg, Ocala, Brevard County and Orange County.